The Seton's of Australia Line
This is what is written on the top of the family tree.
Descendents of George Anderson Seton, B at Glasgow Scotland about 1818/20,
son of John Seton and Jane Henderson, M. at Broadmeadows, Victoria, Australia, on 26.11.1857
to Eliza Sophia Brighton, christened at Woodridge, Suffolk, England on 23.4.1834, daughter of
John Brighton and Martha Seaman.
Eliza D. at Tower Hill, Victoria on 6.5.1871. George D. at Narrandera,
NSW on 23.10.1891.
There are 3 Seatons that came out in the fleets to Australia.
Alexander Seaton in 1790 aboard the Scarborough he came out in the 2nd
fleet when he was twenty and had a life sentence,
Charles Seaton in 1798 aboard the Barwell he was also 20 and had a life
Robert Seaton in 1791 he had a sentence of 7 years and the ship was the
There was no-one aboard with the spelling of Seton, so I am unsure if
these are related at all..
In our tree here in Australia, the descendents of George Anderson Seton
and Eliza Brighton, they had 7 children including my great grandfather George Montgomery
Seton who married Mary Ann Jones, George and Mary had 10 children including my grandfather
Herbert Charles John Seton, he married Florence Rogers and they had 3 children including my
father Herbert Charles Montgomery Seton who married Vera Evelyn Barrey and they had 2
children Paul Michael Seton and myself Karen Diane Seton.